Moore County Reading Association of NC
                             Moore County, North Carolina
                        ILA Honor Council 1988-2019

          A local council of the  North Carolina Reading Association, Inc.  &
         an affiliate of the  International Literacy Association

Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019


Location: Golden Corral

               265 Turner Street (across from WalMart)

               Aberdeen


Time: 7:30 -10:00 am -- Breakfast Buffet available -- $8


8:00 am – Book Talk:

                Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper (Grades 6-12)

                                                      Submit written responses to mcra.ya.docs@gmail.com

                      (Must be a member & attend from 8:00–8:30 pm – read books, complete written responses, and participate in

                               Book Talks - to earn full Literacy/Content CEU for this portion of the meeting.)


8:30 am -- Program

                              (Must be a member & attend from 8:30–9:30 pm to earn full General CEU for this portion of the meeting.)

9:30 am -- Business Meeting

10:00 am -- Adjournment

                                   (Must be a member & attend from 8-10 am to earn full General/Literacy CEU for this meeting.)


Program:                                        “Introduction to the 2019-2020 Young Authors Writing Project,

The Magical Power of Words”


Speaker:                                                                                    Tonnye Fletcher

Columbus County Reading Association President

Columbus County Teacher

Former State YA Chair


Session Description:                                  If you’re considering participating in Young Authors this year,

you’ll want to be sure to attend this meeting. You’ll hear all about the 2019-2020 YA Writing Project, 

“The Magical Power of Words,” 

so that you can inform your students of the theme and guidelines. 

Tonnye will also help you with ways to introduce your students to the YA project, 

and get them involved this year!


ALSO, please remember to bring a new or gently used book (optional) for our

Mary Ellen Skidmore Grant Project to take to the Pediatric Unit at

First Health Moore Regional Hospital for kids and families to enjoy.


DOOR PRIZES FOR ATTENDEES!!!

(Must be present to win)